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yackety-yak

[yak-i-tee-yak] /ˈyæk ɪ tiˈyæk/
verb (used without object), yackety-yakked, yackety-yakking, noun
1.
yak2 .
Also, yackety-yack, yakety-yak, yakity-yak.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; apparently imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for yackety-yack

yackety-yak

/ˌjækɪtɪˈjæk/
noun
1.
(slang) noisy, continuous, and trivial talk or conversation Sometimes shortened to yak
Word Origin
of imitative origin
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Slang definitions & phrases for yackety-yack

yadda yadda

adverb phrase

And so on; so they say repeatedly: Snyder is too old, too abrasive, yadda yadda, on and on (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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